The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 241 231 201
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 21 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.43% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.44% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 24
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
Senior Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6984 7196 5597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.35% 95.87% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5598 5709 4416
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -5 12 £47,500 +18.75% 3
North Yorkshire +25 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South Yorkshire -4 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (72.55%) C#
3 30 (58.82%) WPF
4 28 (54.90%) Unit Testing
5 24 (47.06%) Automated Testing
5 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (39.22%) WCF
8 19 (37.25%) Use Case
9 15 (29.41%) Mentoring
10 13 (25.49%) .NET
11 12 (23.53%) Linux
11 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
12 11 (21.57%) HTML
12 11 (21.57%) SQL
12 11 (21.57%) OO
13 10 (19.61%) Java
13 10 (19.61%) TDD
14 9 (17.65%) PHP
14 9 (17.65%) HTML5
15 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
15 8 (15.69%) MySQL
15 8 (15.69%) XML
15 8 (15.69%) OOP
15 8 (15.69%) Mac OS X
15 8 (15.69%) Retail
15 8 (15.69%) Project Management
16 7 (13.73%) MVC
16 7 (13.73%) Coaching

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.96%) Node.js
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) MySQL
3 5 (9.80%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) ReSharper
2 5 (9.80%) FitNesse
2 5 (9.80%) Moq
2 5 (9.80%) SoapUI
2 5 (9.80%) SpecFlow
3 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.92%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (15.69%) Retail
2 6 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) WPF
2 20 (39.22%) WCF
3 13 (25.49%) .NET
4 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 11 (21.57%) HTML
6 9 (17.65%) HTML5
7 8 (15.69%) XML
8 5 (9.80%) CSS
8 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (9.80%) Silverlight
8 5 (9.80%) Gherkin
9 4 (7.84%) Web Services
10 2 (3.92%) JSP
10 2 (3.92%) Servlets
10 2 (3.92%) Spring
10 2 (3.92%) OpenGL
10 2 (3.92%) Spring MVC
10 2 (3.92%) jQuery
11 1 (1.96%) Qt
11 1 (1.96%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Private Cloud
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.96%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
3 1 (1.96%) DTV
3 1 (1.96%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 8 (15.69%) Mac OS X
3 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.84%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (54.90%) Unit Testing
3 24 (47.06%) Automated Testing
4 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (37.25%) Use Case
6 15 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 11 (21.57%) OO
8 10 (19.61%) TDD
9 8 (15.69%) OOP
9 8 (15.69%) Project Management
10 7 (13.73%) MVC
10 7 (13.73%) Coaching
11 6 (11.76%) Agile Testing
11 6 (11.76%) Software Testing
12 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (9.80%) Analytics
12 5 (9.80%) User Stories
12 5 (9.80%) Line Management
13 4 (7.84%) Android Development
13 4 (7.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) Java
4 9 (17.65%) PHP
5 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) VB
6 2 (3.92%) VB6
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) WAI
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Apple
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
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